from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or being an organism whose genome has been altered by the transfer of a gene or genes from another species or breed: transgenic mice; transgenic plants.
- adj. Of or relating to the study of transgenic organisms: transgenic research.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of, or pertaining to an organism whose genome has been changed by the addition of a gene from another species; genetically modified.
- n. An organism whose genome has been genetically modified.
From trans- + -genic. (Wiktionary)